Category Archives: Holidays

Looking Ahead

Season’s Greetings!  Many thanks to all the readers who have helped to make this holiday season brighter for our family.  I had thought to send out Christmas cards this year but procrastination and intention have merged and now I’m thinking … Continue reading

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It’s Not All About What We’ve Lost

An Email from a friend recently prompted me to respond with a list of things we’ve lost in this recession.  It’s a long list, filled with things both big and small.  My job and ability to support my family, affordable … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is my birthday and I hope to celebrate by opening my Etsy store (Boxcarkids) with lots of hand knit and felted cat beds (also appropriate for small dogs, or so my rat terriers inform me)!  We don’t plan on … Continue reading

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